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Sinistral

Sin´is`tral
a.1.Of or pertaining to the left, inclining to the left; sinistrous; - opposed to dextral.
2.(Zool.) Having the whorls of the spire revolving or rising to the left; reversed; - said of certain spiral shells.
Adj.1.sinistral - of or on the left; "a sinistral gastropod shell with the apex upward has its opening on the left when facing the observer"; "a sinistral flatfish lies with the left eye uppermost"
Antonyms:
dextral - of or on the right; "a dextral gastropod shell with the apex upward has its opening on the right when facing the observer"; "a dextral flatfish lies with the right eye uppermost"
2.sinistral - preferring to use left foot or hand or eye; "sinistral individuals exhibit dominance of the left hand and eye"
backhand, backhanded, circuitous, counterclockwise, deflectional, deviant, deviative, devious, digressive, divagational, divergent, excursive, indirect, larboard, left, left-hand, left-handed, left-wing, left-wingish, levorotatory, liberal, near, nigh, oblique, port, radical, side, sidelong, sinister, sinistrocerebral, sinistrocular, sinistrogyrate, sinistromanual, sinistrorse, southpaw
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